Companies and entrepreneurs interested in learning about how to work with the federal government will have a chance to meet a variety of spokespeople in person on Dec. 1 at the Southeastern Biotechnology R&D Funding Conference in RTP.

Representatives of the National Institutes of Health, Department of Defense, National Science Foundation and Department of Energy will be on hand.

Various grant and funding programs will be discussed as well.

For details and an agenda, see: www.sbtdc.org/events/sbir/conference/agenda.pdf